The Mission of the Black Canyon Boys & Girls Club is:
"To provide a safe, fun, positive environment where we enable every young person to develop into caring, healthy, responsible citizens with attainable goals for a great future."
Check out our video below to see what a day at Club "really" looks like!
video was produced by Tami Bachman
Unique Characteristics of a
Boys & Girls Club:
· Clubs are community-based and
· Clubs provide a safe, affordable
place for young people during non-school hours and during the summer.
· Clubs are led by paid, trained youth
Boys & Girls Clubs provide young people with:
A safe place to spend time during
non-school hours and the summer as an alternative to the streets or being home
A chance to play, have fun, laugh and
Opportunities to build new skills
that raise each child’s belief that he or she can succeed and receive
recognition for personal accomplishments.
Ongoing relationships with caring
adults and connections to new friends in a positive environment, reinforcing a
sense of belonging, personal accountability, civility and civic responsibility.
Generation-changing programs that
support a commitment to learning, positive values, healthy habits and high
expectations for success as an adult.